Kevin DeYoung To Speak At Marriage, Family And Community Conference At Covenant College

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Rev. Kevin DeYoung will be the guest speaker for Covenant College’s Marriage, Family and Community Conference on Feb. 20-22.

A prolific author and blogger, Mr. DeYoung is the senior pastor of University Reformed Church in East Lansing, Michigan. He is the author of over half a dozen books; his most recent book, Crazy Busy, will be published later this year.

Mr. DeYoung will speak in Covenant College’s chapel about the role of the local church in cultivating healthy marriages, families, and communities.

Schedule:

Wednesday, Feb. 20, 11 a.m.

“Jesus’ Family: How To Think About the Family Unit & The Family of God”

Thursday, Feb. 21, 11 a.m.

“Jesus’ Kids: How To Think About Children & Being Childlike”

Friday, Feb. 22, 11 a.m.

“Jesus’ Bride: How To Think About the Role of the Church in All Your Relationships”

These conference events are free and open to the public.

The views expressed by Covenant-sponsored speakers do not necessarily represent the views of Covenant College or its constituencies.

For more information, visit www.covenant.edu or call 706 820-1560.

 


Steve Ellison: The Main Thing

We seem to have forgotten to keep the main thing in focus.  It seems to me that the most important command we have been given is found in Matthew 28:18-20 "All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.  Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all ... (click for more)

Carman Comes To Calhoun May 13

The ministry of multi-award winning singer Carman will visit the Trinity Baptist Church with his S.A.V.E.D. 100 Percent Tour to 1170 Rome Road SW in Calhoun on Friday, May 13, at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $10-25 with VIP for $100. General admission is $10. Youth 18 and under are free in general admission seating with no ticket required. A love offering will be received. For ... (click for more)

Kevin Muhammad Says City Programs Failing; More Attention And Funding Needed For Impoverished Inner City Youths

Nation of Islam leader Kevin Muhammad told a packed house at City Council on Tuesday night that a large segment of Chattanooga is impoverished, while parts of the city are enjoying a Renaissance. Given 20 meetings for a "State of the People" address, he said many city programs are failing, including the Violence Reduction Initiative and a Youth and Family Services reading program. ... (click for more)

County Commission Told To Fully Fund County Schools Improvement Request Would Take 28 1/2-Cent Property Tax Increase; 78 School Personnel Would Be Added

County Mayor Jim Coppinger told members of the County Commission at a budget workshop on Tuesday that it would take a 28 1/2-cent property tax increase to fully fund the county school budget request. The county schools are asking for $24,218,919 in new money for a focus on workforce readiness, literacy and low-performing schools. County Mayor Coppinger did not say whether ... (click for more)

Marvelous News From Central High School

To Roy Exum:     With all the recent news of major dysfunctions within our educational system, I thought I might alert you to something better. About a year ago you ventured up Highway 58 to Central High School to represent your late grandfather, Roy McDonald, as he was honored as a Distinguished Alumnus during the annual Senior Day festivities. I sort of expected ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Yes, A Social Experiment

JoeySalads, his screen name, is widely known for his funny pranks except for the fact he calls them “social experiments.” So while we are still on the transgender-restroom issue, our boy JoeySalads got a transgender friend to approve his attire before he tried his luck at entering women’s restrooms. I don’t think you’ll be real surprised at what really happened in this video. Click ... (click for more)